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Bennu limb detail

Bennu limb detail

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Bennu limb detail
This image shows a view across asteroid Bennu’s southern hemisphere and into space, and it demonstrates the number and distribution of boulders across Bennu’s surface. The image was obtained on 7 March by the OSIRIS-REx PolyCam camera from a distance of about 5 kilometers. The large, light-colored boulder just below the center of the image is about 7.4 meters.

Most NASA images are in the public domain. Reuse of this image is governed by NASA's image use policy.

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